Good morning. Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in North Dakota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org.

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ADDS FARGO TO FRISCO

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FARGO TO FRISCO

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State is returning to the Football Championship Subdivision title game, missing out last year after winning five straight national championships. The program that once owned Frisco, Texas, will find it more crowded this year with a powerful James Madison team seeking its second straight crown and a fan base that also travels well. By Dave Kolpack. UPCOMING: 500 words. With photos, video.

DEEP FREEZE

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A brutal winter storm scattered a wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain from normally balmy north Florida up the Southeast seaboard Wednesday, adding to the misery of a bitter cold snap as bridges iced over and cars spun out on slickened overpasses. By Russ Bynum. SENT: 950 words, photos, video.

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DEEP FREEZE-THE LATEST

BISMARCK HOMELESS

BISMARCK, N.D. — With recent temperatures reaching double digits below zero, the homeless in Bismarck are doing what they can to survive. The city's lone emergency shelter for men closed last fall. UPCOMING: 300 words.

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